150 year old church celebrates Men and Women’s Day

May 11, 2017 in News, Religion

Special to The Mississippi Link One hundred-ffty years ago, African- American men were granted the right to vote in Washington, D.C., Morehouse College, a private, historically-black college for men was […]

Church Triumphant Global hosts John Maxwell Team Global Youth Initiative

May 4, 2017 in News, Religion

By Janice K. Neal-Vincent Contributing Writer Sunny Fridge, Ph.D., Certified John Maxwell team member and co-YouthMAX facilitator, led a two-hour inspirational, youth leadership session at Church Triumphant Global April 29. […]

Business Ministerial Alliance rallies for peace, justice and prevention

April 27, 2017 in News, Religion

By Janice K. Neal-Vincent Contributing Writer The Save-A-Lot Corner at McDowell and Suncrest became a hotspot for Business Ministerial Alliance of Mississippi (BMA) as they rallied against senseless killings of […]

Easter offering stolen from church in Mississippi

April 25, 2017 in Religion, The Buzz

GREENWOOD, Miss. (AP) – A church in the Mississippi Delta was robbed of its Easter offering. Greenwood police are investigating the burglary at West President Church of Christ. A cabinet […]

College Hill – 110 years of laboring in the Spirit

April 6, 2017 in Religion

By Daphne M. Higgins Religion Editor “Come along, my friends come along” were the first lyrics sung by the male chorus of the First Missionary Baptist Church of Gulfport during […]

Paula Bass: a woman running with a God-given vision-turned-mission

March 30, 2017 in News, Religion

‘From Widow to Winner’ – the Jackson, Miss. efforts By Gail H. M. Brown Contributing Writer The scripture teaches in Habakkuk 2:2-3 (ESV) – “… Write the vision; make it […]

Despite some tensions, evangelical churches booming in Cuba

March 27, 2017 in Religion

By ANDREA RODRIGUEZ HAVANA (AP) — Fidel Castro’s government sent the Rev. Juan Francisco Naranjo to two years of work camp in the 1960s for preaching the Gospel in a […]

Sheriff: Woman tried to smuggle meth to inmate in Bible

March 21, 2017 in News, Religion

TUPELO, Miss. (AP) – Today’s Bible lesson: It’s a bad idea to use the good book to smuggle drugs into jail. A Mississippi sheriff says the jail’s property officer noticed […]